Partner Programs

Visitors standing by and seated on a bench listening to a storyteller.

Keep a look out for one of Once Upon Nation's 10 storytelling benches in and around Independence National Historical Park.

Historic Philadelphia, Inc.

 
The following programs are presented in cooperation with Historic Philadelphia, Inc.
 

Storytelling: Once Upon a Nation

Dates: Daily, May 23-25 & September 5-7; Fridays and Saturdays, May 29-June 6 & August 21-28; Tuesday thru Saturday, June 9 - August 15, 2015
Times: 11:00am to 4:00pm
Locations: At storytelling benches in ten different locations in and around Independence NHP
Cost: FREE

Stop by all ten Once Upon a Nation storytelling benches to hear captivating tales from Philadelphia's past. See our Calendar of Events for full event information.

 
Living History: Reading of the Declaration

Dates: Daily, May 23-25 & September 5-7; Fridays and Saturdays, May 29-June 6 & August 21-28; Tuesday thru Saturday, June 9 - August 15, 2015
Time: 3:45
Locations: Meet at the Barry Statue on Independence Square, between 5th and 6th Streets and Chestnut and Walnut Streets
Cost: FREE

Come and join the Once Upon a Nation History Makers as they read from select passages of the Declaration of Independence (15 minutes). See our Calendar of Events for full event information.
 

Dinner and a Tour: Independence After Hours

Dates: Fridays & Saturdays, May 22-June 6 and August 21-October 24; Tuesday thru Saturday, June 9-August 15
Time: 5:30pm
Location: Program begins at City Tavern, 138 S. 2nd Street
Cost: $85 Adults; $80 Seniors, Students, and Military; $55 Kids 12 & under

Enjoy a three course meal at City Tavern and a chance to "sneak" into Independence Hall after hours (3 hours). For reservations, call 215-629-4026. See our Calendar of Events for full event information.

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